South Africa’s leader in Built Environment Recruitment

Why choose a niche recruitment agency? Civil engineering recruitment agencies like us provide candidates and clients alike with one key advantage: we know what you need and can deliver the specialist expertise and advice to get you there.

Recruitlink was founded in 2006 by Built Environment Professionals as a specialist recruitment platform for the building and construction industry in South Africa. Recruitlink was built from the ground up with the goal of uplifting South Africa’s built environment through dual, end-to-end recruitment solutions that focus on multiplying  the power and productivity of people and improving business efficiencies.

We pride ourselves on offering unique expertise in creating powerful networks of qualified candidates and connecting them with industry employers looking for the right personnel to grow and prosper. We do this by investing time in understanding our clients’ and candidates’ needs and putting our extensive experience in both recruitment and civil engineering into practice to deliver the best outcomes.

By doing so, we aim to develop long-term relationships by continually providing strategic recruitment advice and practical assistance to create opportunities and develop solutions for today’s employment challenges.




To become the preferred recruitment platform for the Built Environment in South Africa and build mutually-beneficial, meaningful connections with clients. To not only seek out qualified candidates, but provide a cultural fit as well, matching the needs of both clients and candidates alike. Professionalism | Honesty | Integrity | Passion | Mutual Respect



Thami Mthethwa is one of the founding members of Recruitlink. With his background as a Civil Engineering Technician, he is able to direct his capable team to meet Recruitlink’s clients’ requirements and candidates’ expectations.


Recruitlink is proud to be a Level 1 B-BBEE Contributor and a Value Adding Supplier, meaning you gain points for every Rand spent with us.